The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Milton Keynes region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+39.54% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
159 91 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.07% 17.27% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 42 75
Average daily rate £380 £369 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £167 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £426 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 18
Average hourly rate £15.97 £14.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.07% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.92 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
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Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Altera
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Firmware
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) VC++
3 2 (40.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Field-Programmable Gate Array. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (40.00%) Image Processing
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Altera
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft